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July 2017

21st Provision of Apprentices & Trainees CS Energy is seeking Proposals from registered Group Training Organisations (GTO’s) for the provision of apprentices & trainees at Callide Power Station (QLD)

21st Department of Education / Opportunity to provide Out of School Hours and Vacation Care for Cromer Public School Opportunity to provide Out of School Hours and Vacation Care for Cromer Public School (NSW)

21st Surgery Connect – Project QuEST – Forward Procurement Notice The Surgery Connect Program, initiated by the Queensland Department of Health, is a patient-centred initiative which coordinates and contracts with the private sector to deliver surgical services for patients where there is insufficient capacity to provide treatment within clinically recommended timeframes within Queensland public hospitals. Current contracts in the SC program expire on 31 October 2017, therefore a procurement requirement exists to go to market and re-let contracts. This procurement exercise will be known as ‘Project QuEST (Queensland Elective Surgery Tender)’ (QLD)

25th Department of Justice / Request for Tender for Provision of Initial Transitional Service Corrective Services NSW is tendering for the provision of services to assist offenders post-release with initial transitional needs who are under CSNSW supervision in the community.  The service will be in one Sydney metropolitan location and thirteen regional locations in NSW (NSW)

26th Provision of Statewide Sexual Assault Counselling Privilege Legal Assistance Services 2017-2020 The Queensland Government will allocate $1.588 million for the delivery of statewide SACP legal assistance services from 1 September 2017 to 30 June 2020 (QLD)

28th Secondary to Intensive Family Support for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Communities, Brisbane Region check out the link for further details (QLD)

28th Registration of Interest for Refugee Youth Peer Mentoring Project The Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) is undertaking a procurement process to identify suitable non-government providers to deliver arefugee youth peer mentoring (RYPM) program. This RYPM program is intended to support and build the capacity of refugee background youth to achieve the optimum refugee settlement outcome of active citizenship (NSW)

31st Communities Plus – Tweed Heads Community Housing Providers (CHPs) and developers are invited to participate in a Request for Proposals (RFP) to purchase vacant land at 33-35 Boyd Street, Tweed Heads to redevelop into private, social and affordable dwellings (NSW)

31st NGO Registration Scheme – Human Services (NSW)

August 2017

2nd Community Support Service and Community Connect Trial – Manoora-Mooroobool The purpose of this procurement activity is to purchase two services to operate in the Manoora (306021151) and Kanimbla-Mooroobool A2 (306021149) SA2 catchments of the Far North Queensland region – Service type 1 – an Access – Community Support service (Neighbourhood Centre Program) and Service type 2 – Community Connect Trial (QLD)

2nd Online safety education trainers The Office of the Children’s eSafety Commission is seeking educators to deliver online safety education to include Digital Literacy for Older Australians, train the trainer programs and intergenerational programs (AUS)

2nd Department of Education / KELSO PUBLIC SCHOOL – OUT OF SCHOOL HOURS CARE FACILITY Applications are invited for the opportunity to provide services to establish and operate an Out of School Hours Care and Vacation Child Care Facility at Kelso Public School (NSW)

4th Attendant Care and Nursing Services This RFP process is designed to develop a panel of approved attendant care providers to deliver attendant care services to icare participants. In undertaking this process icare is seeking to identify service providers with the organisational capacity to deliver quality services that meet the needs of participants of icare. It is unknown what the demand for attendant care services will be, however it is expected the demand will grow over time as the number of participant’s increases (NSW)

7th Alcohol and Other Drug Pre and Post Treatment and Withdrawal Management and Care Services for NGO Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Organisations Queensland Health is looking to purchase residential rehabilitation pre and post treatment support and withdrawal management and care for vulnerable populations who are experiencing moderate to severe problematic alcohol and other drug use from organisations that are currently funded for alcohol and other drug residential rehabilitation by the Queensland or Commonwealth Government (QLD)

9th Workplace Health Services On behalf of Queensland Government, Queensland Government Procurement, within the Department of Housing and Public Works (HPW) is issuing this Invitation to Offer (ITO) to establish a single whole of Government Standing Offer Arrangement (SOA) for the provision of Workplace Health Services to eligible Customers.  Appendices are attached to provide the background and context required to respond to this Invitation process (QLD)

10th NSW Health / TACP PLUS Services Sydney Local Health District (SLHD) is looking for external providers for the provision of TACP PLUS Services in the home. (NSW)

11th Surgery Connect – Project QuEST – ITO The Surgery Connect Program, initiated by the Queensland Department of Health, is a patient-centred program which coordinates and contracts with the private sector to deliver elective surgical services for patients where there is insufficient capacity to provide treatment within clinically recommended timeframes within Queensland public hospitals

14th C2017.035 University Partnership Expressions of Interest (EOI) are invited from NSW universities wishing to be considered for participation in the tender process for establishment of a Teaching and Learning Partnership with Taronga Institute of Science and Learning

September 2017

18th Request for Proposals – Social Impact Investments The Office of Social Impact Investment (OSII) is seeking innovative partnerships that will invest in earlier intervention to improve social outcomes in complex issues (NSW)

21st Delivery of the Australian Performing Arts Market (APAM) 2020, 2022, and 2024 The Australia Council for the Arts (Australia Council) is the Australian Government’s arts funding and advisory body. We are currently seeking the services of an organisation or consortium to develop, deliver and evaluate the Australian Performing Arts Market or equivalent platform/s from 2020-2024 (ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS)

29th Gatton Commercial Roadside Facility The State is seeking Offers from Proponents with demonstrated experience in owning and operating Commercial Roadside Facilities (CRFs) and Drive Rest Areas (DRAs) to design and construct a CRF and DRA on an approximately 3.5 hectare parcel of land (Site) currently identified as the Gatton Heavy Vehicle Rest Area on the Warrego Highway (Gatton Bypass). The State is willing to offer a lease over the CRF and an additional balance of land a Proponent may require to contribute to their overall development outcome (excluding the DRA) (QLD)

Tender Links

ACT Government Procurement and Capital Works (ACT)

AusTender provides centralised publication of Australian Government business opportunities, annual procurement plans, multi-use lists and contracts awarded (FED)

New South Wales Councils’ Tender Links (NSW)

NSW Government eTendering (NSW)

NT.GOV.AU Supply goods and services to government (NT)

PHN Northern Queensland (QLD)

Queensland Government QTenders (QLD)

Queensland Local Councils’ Tender links (QLD)

SA Tenders and Contracts (SA)

Tasmanian Government Tenders (TAS)

Tenders VIC (VIC)

Tenders WA (WA)

Other Information

Australian Government Privacy obligations for Commonwealth contracts (FED)

Australian Government Procurement provides centralised publications in relation to Australian Government Procurement (FED)

Growing your business through government tender opportunities (FED)

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